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Daughters of the American Revolution, Liberty Hall Chapter, records

 Collection
Identifier: MS0147

Scope and Contents

The Daughters of the American Revolution, Liberty Hall Chapter, records contain the official archives of the organization, organized in 1908 to commemorate Liberty Hall Academy, North Carolina's first college, which was established in Charlotte in 1771 under the name Queen's College. Contains minutes, correspondence, programs, and financial material but no membership applications. Also includes 15 scrapbooks documenting local history and the activities of the chapter.

Dates

  • 1907 - 1987
  • 1909 - 1987

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Extent

4.5 Linear Feet

Overview

Records of a DAR chapter organized in 1908 to commemorate Liberty Hall Academy, North Carolina's first college, which was established in Charlotte in 1771 under the name Queen's College. Contains minutes, correspondence, programs, and financial material but no membership applications. Also includes 15 scrapbooks documenting local history and the activities of the chapter.

Arrangement

This collection is divided into the following series: Series 1: Minutes, Series 2: Subject Files, Series 3: Scrapbooks.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Liberty Hall Chapter, 1989; purchase from Carolina Bookshop, 1994.

Processing Information

Processed by Erin Winslow, 1992; updated by Randy Penninger, 1994.
Title
Inventory of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Liberty Hall Chapter, records
Status
Completed
Author
Erin Winslow
Date
1992
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Contact:
Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated